Primary Care Assistant Medical Director

Seattle, WA


Love the Northwest? Why not love your career, too?

Want to join an exceptional organization? If you value quality, go above and beyond in making patients a priority and want to help cultivate a fun, team centered environment, we want to talk to you. Optum Washington Care Network is looking for an engaging clinician leader to join our team as the Assistant Medical Director within our Primary Care team.

This is a full-time opportunity with a mix of administrative and direct patient care responsibilities. The Assistant Medical Director will collaborate with key stakeholders and front-line providers to develop multi-year strategic programs, grow future leaders, create a culture of safe, patient centered equitable care and integrate lean practices to improve operational efficiencies and patient experience.

Knowledge/skills: Expert business knowledge with comprehensive understanding of primary care, Medicare criteria, lean tools, and a wide degree of coaching and problem-solving skills. Ability to “manage up” and function as an effective member of a collaborative advanced leadership team.

Education: Master’s level training preferred; leadership development education required.

Certificate/License: Washington State physician’s license or APC equivalent.

The Optum experience:

  • Patient-centered, team-based and collaborative work environment

  • Work-life balance is a priority

  • Financially stable, growing organization

  • Epic EMR

  • Highly competitive compensation and benefits

  • Generous sign on bonus

  • Relocation benefit

  • Malpractice Coverage

  • Low provider turnover

  • High patient satisfaction

If you want to join an organization at a time of growth, transformation and innovation centered on providing high quality, cost-effective, and convenient care for our patients, this is the place!

Posted September 9, 2022